Frescati Library

Summer opening hours

The information point is staffed weekdays from 10 am.

Telephone hours: Monday - Friday 10 am - 11 am




Universitetsvägen 14 D

Study Space

The Frescati Library is divided into two zones. The upper level is a quiet zone with spaces for quiet reading. You can also sit with a personal computer and write. The ground floor is a zone where conversation is permitted, except in the quiet reading room, The Bergdahl Room. You can connect your personal computer to the wireless network throughout the library.

Group Rooms

Students of Stockholm University can book rooms at Frescati Library for group or individual work.

The rooms vary in size. Some are for one person and others are larger and can accommodate up to 4 people. There is access to the Internet and Microsoft Office in all the study rooms with computers. All rooms are marked on map of the library.

Allergy Room

There is a room with workspaces for those with allergies on the library's second floor. Please avoid strong perfumes, nuts and clothing that have been in contact with animal fur when you use this room.


The university card works as a library card at all branches of Stockholm University Library. Frescati Library is part of the university library. For more information about borrowing from the library, please find our loan terms and rules here.

The Collection

At Frescati Library, you will find a collection of textbooks. You must be a student or employee of the university to borrow textbooks. 


Phone: 08-16 28 00

How to get here

Metro: Universitetet
Roslagsbanan: Universitetet
Bus: 50, 540, 608, 670 and 676

The Architecture of the Frescati Library

Stockholm University Library's main building is designed by Ralph Erskine (1914-2005), a well-known British-Swedish architect who worked in Sweden from the 1940s and into the 2000s.